Still Scared Stupid in the Age of Terrorism
Now c'mon Wall Street don't move slow, why man, this is war-a-go. There's plenty of good money to be made, supplyin' the Army the tools of it's trade ... --Country Joe and the Fish, "I Feel Like I'm Fixin' to Die Rag"
OK, it must be said: As a threat, terrorism is a buck private posing as a four star general. It's a kid's balloon being passed off as a blimp. It's a puddle posing as a port. It is to threats, what a single cold sore is to a cholera pandemic.
Let's look at the numbers.